Prepositions with the verbs THROW and SHOUT

Posted on Jun 11 2014 - 4:01pm by Zdenda

In the previous post we could see that verbs usually go with one or more prepositions. In this post we are going to deal with two verbs which can be followed by two different prepositions with different meaning. These verbs are THROW and SHOUT.

Both of these verbs can be followed by the prepositions AT or TO but the meaning differs. The differences of meaning are clearly shown in the mind map and at the end of this post there are 2 games to practise these two verbs with their prepositions.

Prepositions – mind map

Study the following mind map:

Throw and shout with prepositions

The meaning is different depending on the prepositions.

Prepositions – games

Now that you know and understand the difference between the phrases THROW AT and THROW TO and SHOUT AT and SHOUT TO, you can practise the grammar in the following games:

The first game is a HTML5 quiz followed by a Tower Defence game if you pass the test. Good luck

Verbs and prepositions – practise the grammar

The second game is called Teacher Invaders. Your task is to complete the sentences with the prepositions AT and TO and save the planet against the invaders. This game is in Flash and it will not play on mobile devices. Sorry 🙁

5 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. Ashraf 11/06/2014 at 5:08 pm -

    Really nice.

  2. reem 13/06/2014 at 12:24 am -

    Nice lessons thanks

  3. Hasiqin 13/06/2014 at 2:07 am -

    helps me a lot!! thanks…

  4. Zdenda 13/06/2014 at 2:22 am -

    I am really glad that you like it.

  5. km masum 15/06/2014 at 2:59 am -

    how can I improve my English skill?

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